Rebecca is the Deputy Editor on Ideal Home online. She has worked as a homes and interiors journalist for over four years. She began interning at various publications such as Scottish Woman Magazine and The Mail on Sunday's Event Magazine whilst studying for a bachelor's degree in Modern History at the University of St Andrews. After graduating she attained her Masters in Magazine Journalism at City, University of London in 2018, and interned at Harper's Bazaar and Town & Country.
She started her career as a feature writer for Women's Weekly Magazines, before joining the Ideal Home digital team covering news and features. Whilst working on Ideal Home she developed an interest in property news and covered breaking stories around house prices and interviewed key industry figures. In 2020 she was nominated and highly commended in the AOP Digital Rising Star category for her work on Ideal Home.
In 2021 she moved into the role of News Editor across the Future homes and gardens brands, including Gardeningetc.com. In 2022 she moved into the role of Deputy Editor on Ideal Home.
She lives in a rented flat in South London where she makes the most of window boxes to create small container gardens. Inside she has a jungle of houseplants in nearly every room which she does her best to keep up with regular watering and repotting.
Latest articles by Rebecca Knight
The best selling vegetable seed filling our gardens this year revealed
Grow Your Own 2020 was the year many of us rediscovered gardening. It was this best selling vegetable seed that we were planting up
A doctor reveals why now is the best time to get gardening to improve your health
Gardens From weightloss to stress-busting, the benefits of gardening are endless
By Rebecca Knight PublishedGardens
Springwatch’s Chris Packham shocks gardeners with his advice on mowing the lawn
Gardens We've got the lowdown on Chris Packham's lawn advice and what it means for your garden
By Rebecca Knight Last updatedGardens
How to fill your home with houseplants for free
How To Want free houseplants? Here's how to indulge in the houseplant trend without spending a thing
By Rebecca Knight PublishedHow To
Revealed! The hottest houseplant trend for 2021
Plants Want to be in the know when it comes to the top houseplant trend in 2021? Here's what you should be buying...
By Rebecca Knight PublishedPlants